precision noun

ADJ. absolute | great, high high precision measurement tools | analytical, mathematical, military, surgical, technical He organized the team with military precision.

QUANT. degree Chimps are able to manipulate objects with a high degree of precision.

VERB + PRECISION call for, demand, require surgery which requires great precision

PRECISION + NOUN engineering | bombing

PREP. with ~ These items cannot be dated with any precision. | ~ in a new era of precision in engineering

PHRASES a lack of precision Any lack of precision in the contract could give rise to a dispute.